Interim Depot Manager

Recruiter
Russam
Location
Oxfordshire
Salary
Negotiable daily rate
Posted
21 Oct 2021
Closes
25 Oct 2021
Ref
CW7194
Position/Level
Senior Management
Contract Type
Contract / Interim

The Organisation

Russam is working with a leading name in the food distribution sector, supplying to some of the UK's best-known high-street food outlets.

Role and Responsibilities

An interim Depot Manager is required to manage the distribution operation that includes 175 warehouse colleagues and 180 drivers. Other responsibilities include:
 

  • Budget management
  • Resource management
  • Maintaining good operational practice
  • Working collaboratively with colleagues in other distribution centres
  • Managing third party contractors


Starting immediately for a minimum of 3 months.

The Desired Candidate

We are looking for an experienced interim/contract professional with a successful track record in distribution and depot management, ideally at a similar scale. Food industries experience would be an advantage. You will also have:
 

  • Led a similar sized distribution centre: 175 warehouse colleagues and 180 drivers
  • Demonstrable high standards of management and operational efficiency
  • The ability to maintain good relations with all colleagues and lead cooperative agreements
  • A focus on the customer and service
  • High quality standards
  • Good reporting practices
  • Financial acumen
  • Resilience


How to Apply

If the above description fits you and you are available at short notice, then please apply below or send through your latest CV through to cathy.kay@russam.co.uk.